SCO Unix, Xenix and ODT General FAQ
This article is from a FAQ concerning SCO operating
systems. While some of the information may be applicable to any OS,
or any Unix or Linux OS, it may be specific to SCO Xenix, Open
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Tell "mkdev tape" that it is a DAT.
BTW, my personal experience with these has not been good. I do
not recommend them.
A lot of old SCO systems configured by VARS used these because the units were cheap (the tapes were not, but that became the customers problem). The reliability was abysmal and of course often the customer only realized that when they needed to restore very important data and could not.
See Tape Errors - Openserver 5.0.7 for more on Travan drives.
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